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The Orpheum Theatre

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Beautiful theater holds musical and stage performances.
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203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3905
+1 901-525-3000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that I am not an Alice Cooper fan. That being said, this venue is gorgeous. What I was impressed with most was the staff. Everyone was helpful and pleasant, from the folks at the front door to the excellent bartender....More

Thank Dee C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great show! I love attending Orpheum. The atmosphere is great. Accusitcs are amazing and not bad seat anywhere. Do wish more bathrooms but we ladies know how to get thru and back before intermission was over. I love they have restored this grand theater. Parking...More

Thank O9782TCelizabethw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to visit this theater and was hoping there was some event that we could attend there. And we lucked out, the very first Harry Potter movie, (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone) was playing but they were accompanied by the Memphis Symphony, playing...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently sat in the balcony and the seats were great! The floor seats seemed to have less leg room

Thank Curious1Memphis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to see The Illusionists. The theatre was gorgeous with lots of history. One piece of history has to do with the ghost of a 12 year old girl. I didn't catch the whole story but she is said to haunt the Orpheum!

Thank jenniferbX1444IO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How could you not love the Orpheum? I've been there many times over the years for different events and it's fascinating every time. I've been to plays, movies, and concerts...it's a great venue. I always look forward to going to the Orpheum.

Thank knowsgoodfood2016
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Went to Phantom on 09/08/2018 NOTHING on doors, tickets NO WHERE about being searched and wanded. The wander kept wanding my breast area as it was beeping and he kept wanding smiling. My husband FIRMLY told him stop it was my bra. I understand in...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Since my wife and I are Season Ticket Holders in San Diego at The Civic Theater for Broadway shows and performances, we had to take a look at the Orpheum Theater in Memphis. They have all the same plays and shows we have in San...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a beautiful place. It is worth seeing if you don`t see a play or a show here. All of the volunteers are great.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting venue for cult classic movie Rocky Horror Picture Show. Usually broadway shows and concerts but also sumner movie series.

Thank M L
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18 March 2018|
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Response from CES122 | Reviewed this property |
Ok. Good view.
Heather L
3 August 2017|
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Response from Jessie W | Reviewed this property |
The comfort Inn is not that close but the Peabody is and the Sheraton but the seats are not real spacious and they are flat but you will be able to see if there is not a tall person in front of you
Heather L
3 August 2017|
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Response from Van P | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Let's take you questions in order. 1. The Comfort Inn is at 100 N Front St (one block west of Main) and the Orpheum is at 203 South Main. So, one block over and about 8 blocks South. It is about an 8 to 10... More